Brexit, The Anglosphere & a Crisis of Identity with Dr. Ben Wellings

Episode 3 May 26, 2019 00:29:10
Brexit, The Anglosphere & a Crisis of Identity with Dr. Ben Wellings
Dyason House Podcast
Brexit, The Anglosphere & a Crisis of Identity with Dr. Ben Wellings
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Show Notes

Today Dr Ben Wellings, senior lecturer in International Relations at Monash University, Clayton, talked us through the rise of Euroscepticism, what the Anglosphere is and how the challenges of Brexit may stem from an identity crisis within the UK.

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